Chine_Infanterie_Reserve. Types Militaires. Pl. 55.
Paris, Dusacq et C.ie. 14 Boul.t. Poissonnière.
Hand-coloured lithograph with gum arabic, very large margins. Sheet: 310 x 450mm, (12 x 17¾").
Satirical depiction of a Chinese infantryman in a jar of conserved fruits, from the series entitled "Types Militaires: Galerie militaire de toutes les nations". "Draner" Jules Renard (1833 - 1926), from his series of 136 high quality lithographic military caricatures published by the firm of Daziaro in Paris 1862-1868.
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